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Albert Lorber

Albert B. Lorber, 88, of Franklin, passed away Dec. 20, 2013, at his daughter’s residence in Clayton.

He was born Nov. 14, 1925, in Monongahela, Penn., to Harry and Gladys Myrtle (Griffin) Lorber. He married Victoria Lorber, she preceded him in death.

Albert served for more than 50 years in the ministry in the Central Indiana area and touched many lives. At the beginning of his career, he attended Christian Normal Institute, Kentucky Christian College, Butler School of Religion, and Christian Theological Seminary and worked with the National Guard clergy.

During his lifetime, Albert was awarded the honor of being a Sagamore of the Wabash. Albert also lived in San Marcos, Texas during the winters at the later end of his life and continued to do ministry whenever he could.

Survivors include his daughter, Debra French and son-in-law, Frank French of Clayton; two grandchildren; six great-grandchildren, and his dog, Freckles.

He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Victoria and a son, Jonathon David Lorber.

As per his request, there will be no services.

Swartz Family Community Mortuary And Memorial Center in Franklin is handling the arrangements.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.swartz mortuary.com.

Information: 317-738-0202.

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